Steven is a Partner in the Commercial Litigation Department with over 30 years´ experience specialising in multi jurisdictional and international cases and arbitrations.
Steven specialises in:
With experience in offshore tax-related work, he also undertakes trust and tax-related litigation.
Steven leads the International Commercial Arbitration Group and has wide experience of advising clients in international disputes, particularly in the energy sector. He has dealt with a range of arbitrations including those undertaken under the Rules of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) and the London Maritime Arbitration Association (LMAA) as well as ad hoc arbitrations.
His clients range from private individuals to multinational companies and foreign Governments. He has significant experience in conducting litigation overseas on behalf of UK individuals and corporations and has advised clients in a wide variety of actions. Following a postgraduate degree specialising in international law, Steven has also been instructed in a public international law case before the International Court of Justice in the Hague.
Steven is a CEDR accredited mediator. He is a member of the International Law Association and the British Institute of International and Comparative Law. Steven has been appointed as the Vice Chairman of the Pakistan Britain Business Council, having been a Council member since 2003. Steven has close links with the Asian Sub-Continent and the Middle East, in particular Egypt, The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Jordan and the Lebanon.
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